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General News    H3'ed 9/9/20

Fighting Exxon's Plan to Restart Offshore Rigs

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'Exxon’s offshore rigs have remained idle since the Refugio Oil Spill, but the oil giant, responsible for the infamous Exxon Valdez disaster off Alaska in 1989, had plans to restart its offshore drilling platforms in Santa Barbara County and truck that oil through California.However, opponents of offshore drilling say two unrelated developments that took place on could undermine these plans. A coalition of conservation, environmental justice and indigenous groups is calling on the oil company to abandon this project and decommission its offshore rigs.'

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